Parabrachial Nucleus

Known as: Nucleus, Parabrachial, Set of parabrachial nuclei, Parabrachial nuclei set 
A cell group in the pontine tegmentum surrounding the surfaces of the superior CEREBRAL PEDUNCLE of the PONS.
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1969-2018
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Neurons in the arcuate nucleus that produce AgRP, NPY, and GABA (AgRP neurons) promote feeding. Ablation of AgRP neurons in adult… (More)
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2002
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2002
Sleep is influenced by diverse factors such as circadian time, affective states, ambient temperature, pain, etc., but pathways… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The nucleus accumbens (Acb) of the rat has been divided immunohistochemically into shell and core, and further, it was subdivided… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Estrogen plays a profound role in regulating the structure and function of many neuronal systems in the adult rat brain. The… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The organization of projections from the four parts of the ventromedial nucleus (VMH) and a ventrolaterally adjacent region… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We examined the subnuclear organization of projections to the parabrachial nucleus (PB) from the nucleus of the solitary tract… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
In a previous study (Herbert et al., J. Comp. Neurol. [1990];293:540-580), we demonstrated that the ascending afferent… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
The bed nucleus of the stria terminalis (BST) sends a dense projection to the parabrachial nucleus (PB) in the pons. The BST… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
In summary, we have demonstrated the subnuclear organization of PB, and correlated this with the origins of its efferent… (More)
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1980
Highly Cited
1980
The efferent connections of the parabrachial nucleus have been analyzed in the rat using the anterograde autoradiographic method… (More)
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